YOUNG VIDEO MAKERS (call for projects) by Bear Guerra

Via Megacities ShortDocs:

“CALL FOR ENTRIES (Summary of the Terms & Conditions)

MegaCities-ShortDocs Film Festival, Edition 5. A festival of short documentary-films that highlight initiatives which seek to bring effective solutions to MegaCities’ challenges and inspire people to take actions to improve the life of MegaCitizens in their MegaCity.

Your ShortDoc film must:

  • show a challenge in your MegaCity (such as transportation, education, refugees, health, climate change, …) and solutions or ideas of new initiatives that could tackle such issues. A challenge that is potentially a theme with social or environmental impact covered by one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals from the United Nations,

  • take place inside the urban area of one existing megacities (1 of the 38 metropolitan areas of more than 10 Million inhabitants),

  • last no more than 4 minutes (including closing credits)

  • integrate English subtitles: the subtitles must be integrated to the ShortDoc in the following pattern: Police: Calibri, Normal, 70, in white. Black outline, size 2. The subtitles must be kept on one line only, in the lowest part of the screen.”

DEADLINE: July 15.


VIDEO PRODUCERS (job) by Bear Guerra

Via The Intercept:

“The Intercept is looking for a versatile Video Producer with the ability to shoot, produce, and edit news and opinion videos for our website and social media platforms. The Video Producer will collaborate with our reporters on multimedia packages, produce and edit commentary pieces by our columnists, and work with our Director of Video Production to research and develop original story ideas. The ideal candidate must have excellent news judgment, a strong visual sensibility that fits stylistically with The Intercept’s award-winning design, and a deep understanding of and interest in The Intercept’s mission and journalism.”

ONLINE VIDEO EDITORS (job) by Bear Guerra

Via Mongabay:

“Online video news provides a powerful and popular way of covering compelling stories and reach new audiences. To scale up and systematize Mongabay’s video program, we’re hiring a Video Manager to create, commission, and edit original content sourced from a global network of videographers inspired by conservation and environmental science.”